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: that drew sharp criticism from republican senator marco rubio, a key figure in the bipartisan group working on immigration reform. in a statement, he said, "if actually proposed, the president's bill would be dead on arrival in congress, leaving us with unsecured borders and a broken legal immigration system for years to come." >> well, let's make sure that it doesn't have to be proposed. >> reporter: today, white house chief of staff dennis mcdonough dodged the report, insisting the president has not put a bill forward yet, hoping that congress will act first. >> we will be prepared in the event that the bipartisan talks going on the hill, which, by the way, we're very aggressively supporting, if those do not work out, then we will have an option that will be ready to put out there. >> reporter: but republicans suggested the white house was playing politics. >> leaking this out does set things in the wrong direction. >> this raises the question that many of us continue to wonder about. does the president really want a result or does he want another cudgel to beat up republicans? >> reporte
rubio to deliver earth response in both spanish and english. of course, will be the president's cabinet. a lot of the new choices will not be there like the defense -- the person up for defense secretary, chuck hagel, but chuck hagel is a step closer tonight, brian. he got through a key committee and there might be a full vote on his confirmation by as early as thursday. >> chuck todd, we'll see more of you later tonight. thanks. >>> and let's bring in the rest of our team. we're joined by three former nbc news white house correspondents here in the studio, david gregory, andrea mitchell and savannah guthrie. not an attempt to make anybody feel old. david, we will start with you. what are you looking for tonight? >> this is ultimately about the economy. economic restoration is really what the president those focus on in a second term. he has got an opportunity here on guns. you will see a big show of that tonight. on immigration, he can work with republicans but there is bedrock opposition. i spent time with the house speaker today. these two sides are so far apart on taxes and spending
with florida senator marco rubio's gop response last night. it was instantly branded the aqua lunge. some called it watergate when his mouth grew palpably dry and the water was just too far away to reach for it comfortably, so he reached for it as if he was under fire. the water folks at poland spring enjoyed their web moment in the sun today. the lunge became a cottage industry. so did comments about everything else people saw last night. joe biden's eye injury from a scratched cornea, speaker boehner's lack of excitement. the president's exploding fist bump with the republican senator from illinois who is still recovering from a stroke. with our politics so paralyzed, maybe americans are just looking for a diversion. >>> up next here tonight, about last night. a rare breed who is now the toast of the town in new york these days. >>> finally tonight, the shout heard round the world in the doggy world. the coveted title of best in show at the westminster dog show in new york city. and for all of us who would be perfectly happy if a golden retriever won every year, they managed to keep it
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